Export and import user database#
Export existing users, groups, and roles before upgrading EclecticIQ Intelligence Center, so that you can import them into the upgraded instance.
eiq-platform user export and
eiq-platform user import
are only supported in 2.4.0 and later.
Run commands as root#
eiq-platform commands as root.
Switch to the root account by running
Export Intelligence Center user database#
Run this to back up your user database before an Intelligence Center upgrade.
To export as a JSON file:
Intelligence Center users
Intelligence Center user groups
Intelligence Center roles
Intelligence Center permissions
Run as root:
eiq-platform user export -o output.json
User passwords exported this way are stored as secure hashes in the resulting JSON file.
Make sure to store these JSON files securely.
Import Intelligence Center user database#
Run this to import a user database
produced by running
eiq-platform user export.
To import a user database from a JSON file produced
eiq-platform user export,
run as root:
eiq-platform user import --input-file output.json